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Only 15% of buyers were looking for a newly-built home at the start of 2018, but that share shot up to 42% by the final quarter of 2020 (after the...

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The price data for softwood lumber for framing is generally quoted using the Random Lengths Framing Lumber Composite Price (FLCP) or lumber futures...

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Nation’s Best has announced its latest acquisition with the addition of Woodland Building Center in Springerville, Arizona.

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The U.S. Department of Commerce has decided to reduce duties on softwood lumber imports from Canada.

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On this episode, Hayward Lumber Company’s Rudi Lokkart shares how they are leveraging their technology and creativity to solve the jobsite labor...

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Wilson Lumber opened two new facilities in January.

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Builders FirstSource, Inc. today announced that it has priced an offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of its 4.250% Senior Notes due...

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With the phrase “stronger together”, Bliffert Lumber & Hardware, a Do it Best member, has acquired Oostburg Lumber Company, a single location, full...

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The Goldsboro Builders Supply Family of Companies, based in Goldsboro, N.C., has acquired Mebane Lumber. Mebane, N.C.-based Mebane Lumber was...

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New single-family home sales increased in December as housing demand was lifted by buyers accelerating some contract signings due to anticipated...

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President Joe Biden on Friday announced the launch of a Building Performance Standards Coalition, a partnership between more than 30 city and county...

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Simpson Manufacturing Co., Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE:SSD),  an industry leader in engineered structural connectors and building solutions, recently...

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